About Us

The UMWA Career Centers, Inc. is a non-profit 501c3 that receives state and federal grants to provide services to individuals from the communities of Appalachia.

From Mine to Education

The UMWACC was created in 1996 to provide services to dislocated coal miners and has evolved into a full-service workforce training center.

Workforce Training

The UMWACC focuses on providing workforce training for adults in rural coal mining communities of Appalachia, catering to both incumbent workers and new entrants to the workforce.

Meet The Staff

We demonstrate a commitment to addressing the diverse needs and interests of our students by offering a range of approved training programs. The goal is to equip individuals with the skills and knowledge necessary for occupations in demand.

Clemmy Allen–Executive Director, UMWA Career Centers, Inc.

We shall continue our program to serve the rural mining communities of Appalachia.

We shall work with their children at risk.

We shall work to provide job training, education, and job placement opportunities to workers and their families dislocated from the mining industry.

We shall partner with like-minded organizations to revitalize America’s coal regions.





This site covers the UMWA Career Centers, Inc.; headquartered  in Prosperity, PA with our field office in Beckley, WV.  Our satellite offices are located in Pennsylvania and West Virginia.  To obtain office locations, contacts and phone numbers,  click the Contact Us link at the top.

The UMWA Career Centers, Inc. is made possible by grants from the United States Department of Labor, MSHA, The US Economic Development Administration and other State and local Workforce Investment agencies.

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Ruff Creek Campus Upcoming Training

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UMWA Career Centers, Inc.

197 Dunn Station Road

Prosperity, PA  15329

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Pennsylvania Office: 724-223-9332
Beckley, WV: 304-253-3772

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